Domestic Worker Visa – Get a Panama Work Permit or Work Visa

Domestic Workers Visa is a new immigration law allowing a Panamanian citizen or a permanent or temporary resident to hire a foreigner to work as a domestic worker can apply for this Panama Foreign Domestic Workers Visa, for a term of one year (renewable four times). This includes maids, cooks, chauffeurs, gardeners, ...

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Panama Domestic Worker Visa

Any Panama citizen or temporary or permanent resident can hire a foreigner as a domestic worker and obtain a visa and work permit for the employee

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Applications for the Panama Domestic Workers Visa.

The Panama Domestic Workers Visa includes maids, gardeners, cooks, chauffer’s’’', butlers, and nanny's..

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Article 89 of the Decree Law and those contained in this regulation

Both the foreigner and the employer have the obligation to notify the Panama National Service of Immigration in case of the termination of the employment, which will be grounds for cancellation of the Panama Domestic Workers Visa.

Domestic Worker Visa – Get a Panama Work Permit or Work Visa

Domestic Worker Visa,

Any Panama citizen or temporary or permanent resident can hire a foreigner as a domestic worker and obtain a visa and work permit for the employee.

This Panama immigration visa is for one year with up to four extensions totaling a 5-year temporary resident visa.

A Panama domestic worker includes:

gardeners, maids, cooks, butlers, chauffeurs, nannies, and other home workers. Required Documents for Panama Immigration Visa for Domestic Workers,

Application card temporary employment legal citizen permanent visa

Applications for the Panama Domestic Workers Visa. Article 15 of the Decree Law

Provides that a Panamanian national or a Panama temporary or permanent resident that hires a foreigner to labor as a domestic worker will be able to request this Panama Domestic Workers Visa for a term of a (1) year, with 4 extensions, if the applicant continues working for the same employer and both comply with the requirements and responsibilities required by the Panama National Service of Immigration.

The Panama Domestic Workers Visa includes maids, gardeners, cooks, chauffer’s’’', butlers, and nanny's. This Panama Visa is an excellent opportunity for foreigners relocating to Panama to obtain legal residency in Panama.

Any Panamanian national or Panama temporary or permanent resident can sponsor a foreigner as an employee for the Panama Domestic Workers Visa.

The Panamanian national or the Panama temporary or permanent resident applicant is obliged to comply with the dispositions of Article 89 of the Decree Law and those contained in this regulation.

Both the foreigner and the employer have the obligation to notify the Panama National Service of Immigration in case of the termination of the employment, which will be grounds for cancellation of the Panama Domestic Workers Visa.

1. Submit formal Panama immigration application ;

2. Submit 3 passport size photos;

3. Submit copies of Identity documents from country of origin or current residency; 4. Deposit a Guarantee by the employer for Panama Immigration in the amount of $500 USD;

5. Pay a $100 fee for migratory service to Panama Immigration;

6. Submit a copy of a utility bill showing the name of the employer and the physical address of the home where the domestic worker will be employed;

7. Submit National Paz y Salvo of the employer’s income;

8. Submit proof that the employer and foreigner are registered with Panama Social Security (CSS);

9. Submit an employer Letter of Responsibility for the domestic worker;

10. Submit a copy of the Employment Contract;

11. Submit a copy of the employer’s Cedula (national ID card) or legal residency card; 12. Prove employer’s economic solvency which must include one of the following:

(a) Income declaration with Paz y Salvo;

(b) Letter for employer’s workplace showing earned wages;

(c) Panama bank statement.

Extra to pay on the Gouvernement

Repatriation Deposit: Eight hundred American Dollars (US $ 800).

Other charges:

Three hundred and fifty United States Dollars (US $ 350)

Total Government Amount and Depot of Repatriation:

 

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Domestic Worker Visa – Get a Panama Work Permit or Work Visa

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Friendly nations Visa Panama has been expanded to 48. See below for a complete List of Countries included in the Panama Friendly Nations Visa program. In order to apply for a permanent residency visa: The applicant must have either economic or professional ties with the Republic of Panama.

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Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, San-Marino, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan , United States of America, Uruguay, United Kingdom and finally Mexico , the most recent country incorporated.

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